50 Best Romance Movies on Netflix Streaming in July

50. One Day (2011)

One Day (2011)

Watch on Netflix (107 min)
Genre: Drama, Romance NFB Rating: 5.899 IMDB Rating: 7.00 Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 5.10Actors: Anne Hathaway, Jim Sturgess, Tom Mison, Jodie Whittaker Director: Lone Scherfig

Plot: Emma and Dexter meet on the night of their university graduation. We see them every year on the anniversary of that date - July 15th. Emma is smart but success doesn't come quickly for her, whereas for Dexter, success and women come very easily. Through the years they grow apart as their lives take different directions and they meet other people. But as they grow apart from those other people and their lives start taking opposite directions again, Emma and Dexter find that they belong with each other.

49. The Decoy Bride (2011)

The Decoy Bride (2011)

Watch on Netflix (88 min)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance NFB Rating: 5.928 IMDB Rating: 6.10 Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 4.00Actors: David Tennant, Alice Eve, Hamish Clark, James Fleet Director: Sheree Folkson

Plot: When the world's media descend on the remote Scottish island where a Hollywood actress is attempting to get married, a local girl is hired as a decoy bride to put the paparazzi off the scent.

48. Failure to Launch (2006)

Failure to Launch (2006)

Watch on Netflix (96 min)
Genre: Comedy, Romance NFB Rating: 5.937 IMDB Rating: 5.60 Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 4.60Actors: Matthew McConaughey, Sarah Jessica Parker, Zooey Deschanel, Justin Bartha Director: Tom Dey

Plot: At 35, Tripp has an interesting job, a hip car, a passion for sailing, and a great house - trouble is, he lives with his parents. They want him out, so they hire Paula, an "interventionist," who has a formula in these cases: chance encounter, get him to ask her out, involve him in a trauma, meet his friends and get their nod, delay sex, have him teach her something, then launch him. It's worked up to now, but this gets complicated when Tripp thinks she's getting too serious and one of his pals is attracted to Paula's deadpan, semi-alcoholic roommate, who's plagued by a mockingbird. Too many secrets may scrub the launch, and what if Paula really likes him? Who can intervene then?

47. 2 Days in New York (2012)

2 Days in New York (2012)

Watch on Netflix (95 min)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance NFB Rating: 5.956 IMDB Rating: 6.00 Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 6.20Actors: Chris Rock, Julie Delpy, Albert Delpy, Alexia Landeau Director: Julie Delpy

Plot: Marion (Delpy) has broken up with Jack (Two Days in Paris) and now lives in New York with their child. But when her family decides to come visit her, she's unaware that the different cultural background held by her new American boyfriend Mingus (Rock), her eccentric father, and her sister Rose who decided to bring her ex-boyfriend along for the trip, added to her upcoming photo exhibition, will make up for an explosive mix.

46. Charlie Countryman (2013)

Charlie Countryman (2013)

Watch on Netflix (103 min)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance NFB Rating: 5.969 IMDB Rating: 6.40 Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 4.10Actors: Shia LaBeouf, Evan Rachel Wood, Mads Mikkelsen, Til Schweiger Director: Fredrik Bond

Plot: While traveling abroad, a guy falls for a Romanian beauty whose unreachable heart has its origins in her violent, charismatic ex.

45. The Seven Year Itch (1955)

The Seven Year Itch (1955)

Watch on Netflix (104 min)
Genre: Comedy, Romance NFB Rating: 5.973 IMDB Rating: 7.20 Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 7.20Actors: Marilyn Monroe, Tom Ewell, Evelyn Keyes, Sonny Tufts Director: Billy Wilder

Plot: With his family away for their annual summer holiday, New Yorker Richard Sherman decides he has the opportunity to live a bachelor's life - to eat and drink what he wants and basically to enjoy life without wife and son. The beautiful but ditsy blond from the apartment above his catches his eye and they soon start spending time together. It's all innocent though there is little doubt that Sherman is attracted to her. Any lust he may be feeling is played out in his own imagination however.

44. Stuck in Love (2012)

Stuck in Love (2012)

Watch on Netflix (96 min)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance NFB Rating: 6.008 IMDB Rating: 7.30 Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 5.90Actors: Greg Kinnear, Jennifer Connelly, Lily Collins, Nat Wolff Director: Josh Boone

Plot: Meet the Borgens. William Borgens is an acclaimed author who hasn't written a word since his ex-wife Erica left him 3 years ago for another man. In between spying on Erica and casual romps with his married neighbour Tricia, Bill is dealing with the complexities of raising his teenage children Samantha and Rusty. Samantha is publishing her first novel and is determined to avoid love at all costs - after all she's seen what it has done to her parents. In between hook ups, she meets "nice guy" Lou who will stop at nothing to win her over. Rusty, is an aspiring fantasy writer and Stephen King aficionado, who is on a quest to gain 'life experiences'. He falls for the beautiful, but troubled Kate and gets his first taste of love and a broken heart. A tale of family, love (lost and found), and how endings can make new beginnings. There are no rewrites in life, only second chances.

43. Comet (2014)

Comet (2014)

Watch on Netflix (91 min)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance NFB Rating: 6.025 IMDB Rating: 6.70 Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 5.40Actors: Justin Long, Kayla Servi, Eric Winter, Emmy Rossum Director: Sam Esmail

Plot: Set in a parallel universe, Comet bounces back and forth over the course of an unlikely but perfectly paired couple's six-year relationship.

42. The Young Kieslowski (2014)

The Young Kieslowski (2014)

Watch on Netflix (94 min)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance NFB Rating: 6.028 IMDB Rating: 7.00 Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 5.20Actors: Ryan Malgarini, Haley Lu Richardson, Joshua Malina, Melora Walters Director: Kerem Sanga

Plot: Two nerdy Caltech students hook up and end up on a journey throughout California after they find out one is pregnant with the other's twins.

41. Elizabethtown (2005)

Elizabethtown (2005)

Watch on Netflix (123 min)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance NFB Rating: 6.081 IMDB Rating: 6.40 Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 4.70Actors: Orlando Bloom, Kirsten Dunst, Susan Sarandon, Alec Baldwin Director: Cameron Crowe

Plot: After causing a loss of almost one billion dollars in his company, the shoe designer Drew Baylor decides to commit suicide. However, in the exact moment of his act of despair, he receives a phone call from his sister telling him that his beloved father had just died in Elizabethtown, and he should bring him back since his mother had problem with the relatives of his father. He travels in an empty red eye flight and meets the attendant Claire Colburn, who changes his view and perspective of life.


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